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    Emily Kubis

    Emily writes about benefits, technology, the healthcare industry and more.
    BerniePortal training at Weekdays with Bernie
    By Emily Kubis on January 23, 2019 | 1 min read time

      Join us for the BerniePortal users conference Our users conference, Weekdays with Bernie, is March 25-27, 2019 in Nashville — and we’re kicking...

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    Weekdays with Bernie Session Spotlight
    By Emily Kubis on January 14, 2019 | 2 min read time

      Join us for the BerniePortal users conference We’ve enlisted some of the industry’s smartest, most innovative thinkers to to provide valuable...

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    The ROI of Weekdays with Bernie
    By Emily Kubis on January 9, 2019 | 1 min read time

      Join us for the BerniePortal users conference Have you registered for Weekdays with Bernie yet? Our users conference is March 25-27, 2019 in...

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    How do I get employees to make benefits decisions faster?
    By Emily Kubis on December 7, 2018 | 1 min read time

    Make benefit decisions faster Open enrollment can be a really stressful time for HR leaders. The annual period when employees renew or change...

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    What is the CHIP notice?
    By Emily Kubis on December 3, 2018 | 3 min read time

    CHIP notice requirements Employers providing group health insurance in states with premium assistance through Medicaid or the Children’s Health...

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    How Do I Write an Employee Handbook?
    By Emily Kubis on November 12, 2018 | 3 min read time

        The employee handbook is the single most important document for your organization. Even so, many employers, particularly small...

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    How employers can lower group health plan claims
    By Emily Kubis on October 8, 2018 | 1 min read time

      Three ways to lower claim costs  As healthcare prices continue to rise, most employers would like to have more control over their group health...

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    Tips to reduce out-of-network claims
    By Emily Kubis on September 26, 2018 | 2 min read time

      Three ways to reduce claims spend A new study released by the Kaiser Family Foundation reports that nearly one in five inpatient admissions...

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    Consumers blame insurers for surprise medical bills
    By Emily Kubis on September 17, 2018 | 1 min read time

      How brokers can help A majority of Americans have received a surprise medical bill in the last year, and a new study provides some insight into...

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    How new short-term health plan rules could affect employees
    By Emily Kubis on September 12, 2018 | 2 min read time

      What brokers should know New rules from the Trump administration will expand the reach of short-term insurance plans, which could result in...

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